Beauty Bag

May Beauty BagI caught our weather lady on the news yesterday with a giant grin as she delivered nothing but high temperatures and perfect beach weather for Saturday and Sunday. At first I was giddy about pulling out a swimsuit and cover up and then it dawned on me… Continue reading


White + WarrenDenim button downs get a lot of play in my wardrobe. So much so I tend to accumulate them like white t-shirts. Although lately I’ve been incorporating them in a new way—tied at the waist à la Kurt Cobain circa the 90s. Continue reading

Taco Night

Beer Braised Pork TacosTacos have always been a meal that I reserved for days that required something quick and easy. My go-to recipe consisted of a few ingredients (ground turkey or beef, Lawry’s seasoning and pinto beans) with whatever toppings we had in the house like salsa, avocados and cheese. I can make it in my sleep. Needless to say taco night has become increasingly boring, minus the margaritas. But a few weeks ago I found a recipe I ripped out of an old Bon Appetite magazine—Beer-Braised Carnitas—and it sounded far too good not to try. And I decided it was time to step up my taco game with summer around the corner—post beach tacos and beer? Slam dunk.  Continue reading